Stephen R. Lancaster - Wright, Lindsey & Jennings LLP

Stephen R. Lancaster

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Steve Lancaster has a commercial litigation practice, primarily in the areas of breach of contract litigation, trust litigation, engineer and architect defense, gaming regulation, title insurance litigation and general commercial dispute resolution.  Lancaster is the Chief Operating Officer for Wright Lindsey Jennings and has been with the firm his entire legal career.

Lancaster’s more recent experience includes:

  • Counsel for an international oil and gas company in litigation resulting from a release of oil from an interstate pipeline.
  • Lead counsel for a ballot question committee in successfully challenging the sufficiency of a petition for an initiated constitutional amendment.
  • Lead counsel for an international consumer products company in a franchise practices act dispute.
  • Trial counsel for a limited liability company member in a breach of loyalty claim by another member seeking an accounting.
  • Lead counsel in defending an architect against a breach of contract and negligence claim.
  • Counsel for a nation-wide trust client defending breach of fiduciary duty claims by trust beneficiaries.
  • Lead counsel in defending a national subcontractor in a claim brought by the owner of a commercial project.
  • Counsel for a national entity on Arkansas gaming issues.

University of ArkansasBSBA 1984The University of Texas at AustinMBA 1986University of Texas at AustinJ.D. 1992
American Red Cross of Greater ArkansasArkansas Hospice

Office Location

200 West Capitol Avenue, Suite 2300
Little Rock, AR 72201-3699
United States


Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Construction of the Little Rock Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Trusts and Estates of the Little Rock Metro Area
Stephen R. Lancaster has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Stephen R. Lancaster has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Litigation - Construction
Litigation - Real Estate
Litigation - Trusts and Estates

Other Information

Gender: Male